Essays about: "Ensilage"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 111 essays containing the word Ensilage.

  1. 1. Silage quality of grass and red clover-dominated forages as affected by particle size and additive, when ensiled at different dry-matter concentrations

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Malin Hamberg; [2021]
    Keywords : additive content; dry matter; particle size; silage quality;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna studie var att undersöka effekterna av partikelstorlek samt typ och dosering av kemiska tillsatser på ensilagekvalitet och lagringsstabilitet hos klöverdominerat ensilage och gräsensilage vid två torrsubstans (TS)-halter. Partikelstorlekarna var ca 24 cm för långt ensilage och ca 5 cm för hackat ensilage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tarmmikrobiotan hos häst på vallfoderbaserade foderstater

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Amanda Jonsson; [2021]
    Keywords : bakterier; ensilage; foder; grovtarm; ; hösilage; kolon; träck;

    Abstract : Hästen är en grovtarmsjäsare anpassad för fiberrika foderstater. Ett stort antal mikrober deltar i nedbrytning av foder och främst i hästens grovtarm. I dagsläget finns det stora kunskapsluckor om tarmmikrobiotans funktion hos häst, vilket har resulterat i ett ökat forskningsintresse. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of forage on piglets’ behavior in connection with weaning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Linnea Wikars; [2021]
    Keywords : behaviour; enrichment; forage; pig; silage; weaning;

    Abstract : Pigs’ (Sus scrofa) behaviors are affected by the environment they are housed in, where an enriched environment offers pigs to perform more diverse behaviors. Pigs reared in barren environments perform more oral manipulation toward their pen mates, compared to pigs reared in enriched environments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance of dairy cows fed grass-clover silage or biorefined silage pulp of grass-clover silage

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Matilda Larsson; [2021]
    Keywords : biorefined silage; silage pulp; forage; milk production; dairy cow;

    Abstract : Grass and legumes can do ecosystem services like no other crops and are one of the biggest contributions to protein in dairy cow diets. Biorefining of silage, makes it possible to produce a high-fibre silage pulp (SP) that can be fed to ruminants and a local high-quality protein feed (press juice) for monogastric animals. READ MORE

  5. 5. Free faecal liquid in horses : associations with nutritional factors

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Elena Rönnqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : concentrates; feeding; feed ration; forage; gastrointestinal tract; haylage;

    Abstract : The occurrence of free faecal liquid (FFL) in horses is a problem as it leads to contamination of the tail and inside of hindlegs, which may result in skin lesions. Distinct from diarrhoea, horses with this condition often defecate normal faeces, but also void faecal liquid before, during or after defecation of solid faeces. READ MORE